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Surah Takwir Ayat 12 in Arabic Text

وَإِذَا ٱلْجَحِيمُ سُعِّرَتْ
Wa izal jaheemu su’-‘irat

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 12

Sahih International
And when Hellfire is set ablaze

Yusuf Ali
When the Blazing Fire is kindled to fierce heat;

Abul Ala Maududi
and Hell is stoked,

Muhsin Khan
And when Hell-fire shall be kindled to fierce ablaze.

Pickthall
And when hell is lighted,

Dr. Ghali
And when the Hell-Fire will be set blazing,

Abdel Haleem
when Hell is made to blaze

Quran 81 Verse 12 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Takwir ayat 12, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(81:12) and Hell is stoked,


There is no commentary by Abul Maududi available for this verse.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Takwir verse 12 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Takwir ayat 1 which provides the complete commentary from verse 1 through 14.

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